Entertainment Announced for 45th Atwood Music Festival

The Atwood Music Festival Committee recently announced the lineup for the 45th Annual Atwood Music Festival. On Friday, May 24th, the festival will feature Paula, Joy, Joan, the Mickey Man Blues Band, Logan Greenlee, SWEET TEA TRIO, and THE STEEL WOODS. Saturday, May 25th, will feature Wichita, Four Way Stop, Michael McCall, and million-selling singer/songwriter…

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Community Events

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  • 03

    Monticello UMC Relay Loaded Potato Dinner

    All day

    Monticello United Methodist Church will hold their Annual Relay Loaded Potato Dinner, Sunday, March 3. A sign up sheet is in the Media Center.

  • 03

    The Christianaires Homecoming and Reunion Concert

    6:00 pm-10:00 pm

    PAUL PORTER and The Christianaires of Sontag, MS, an American Black Gospel Music Group, will have their Homecoming and Reunion Concert at the Lawrence County High School, 713 W. Thomas Jolly Drive, Monticello, MS.  Featured Artists:  PAUL PORTER and The Christianaires; Harvey Watkins and The Canton Spirituals; The Gospel Legends; Maurice Yancey and One Accord; Willie Banks’ Original Messengers; Tyrone Lindsey and The Golden Bells; The Veal Brothers; Pastor Michael O. Evans and Men of the Cross; Minister Seamore and The Jubilee Travelers; The Brothers; Derrick Bridges and Tranzparent; and The Original CHRISTIANAIRES.

    Doors open at 5 p.m. and Concert starts at 6 p.m.  For more information, please call Ms. Perkins at 601.613.3934.

  • 04

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Youth Revival

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church will hold Youth Revival, Monday-Wednesday, March 4-6, at 7 p.m. each evening. Special Speakers will be: Monday, Elder Levatar Adams of Short Chapel in Carson; Tuesday, Rev. Jamie Hooker of South Pleasant Hill in Prentiss, and Wednesday, Dr. Jeffrey Magee of New Zion M.B. Church in Oakvale. The theme is “You Are a Child of God.” The church is located at 167 Elem Tyler Road, Sontag.

  • 06

    Monticello UMC Ash Wednesday Service

    12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    Monticello United Methodist Church will hold Ash Wednesday Service at noon, Wednesday, March 6.

  • 16

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Male Choir 7th Anniversary

    6:30 pm-9:00 pm

    Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church Male Choir will celebrate their 7th Year Anniversary, Saturday, March 16, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The theme is “Praise Is What We Do.” Guest musicians will be the Greater Dry Ridge Male Choir of Mendenhall and Friendship M.B. Church Male Choir of Monticello. The church is located at 167 Elem Tyler Road, Sontag.

  • 30

    "Blessings in Pink" Benefit for Chasity Baylis

    6:30 pm-9:30 pm

    A “Blessings in Pink” benefit for Chasity Baylis will be held Saturday, March 30, at 6:30 p.m. at Pearl River Baptist Church. Chasity is a “cancer survivor and a warrior for Christ.” The event is sponsored by family and friends. Mistress of Ceremony is Mrs. Samantha Pittman. Scheduled performers are Revelation, The Christian Travelers, The Brothers, The Tillman Family, The Pittman Sisters, Lady Louise Madison, The Showers Sisters, Pastor George Varnado and The Gospel Tribe, St. Paul M.B. Church Choir, Galilee Choir, Simpson County Mass, Ontarion Showers & Delivered, The B&H Gospel Singers, and Mount Olive Male Choir. For more information, contact Allean Dillon at 601-587-4408. The church is located at 24 Pearl River Road, Monticello.

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